Mariah Carey’s ‘All I Want for Christmas Is You’ No. 1 for the First Time EVER!!

12/18/2019 12:00 AM EST by WBLS Staff

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The “Queen of Christmas” Mariah Carey is finally in the number one spot for her iconic Christmas hit, “All I Want for Christmas Is You.”

Released 25 years ago, this is the first time the song has hit No. 1 on the Billboard charts. Carey recorded the holiday song when she was 24. Since then ‘All I Want for Christmas’ became the holiday kick-off anthem every year! It is also the first Christmas song to top the charts since The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don’t Be Late) in 1958.

“We did it,” Carey tweeted.

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According to, Carey has earned over $50 million in royalties for the song.

In more news, Amazon will be debuting a mini-documentary about the history of ‘All I Want For Christmas’ titled ‘Mariah Carey is Christmas.’